Features pictorial maps, over 400 animal photographs, fascinating facts about the animal kingdom, and much more.--
Author: Jen Green
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Get ready to let them hold the whole world in their hands when you give them this big, bright, beautiful atlas! All of the weird and wonderful animals that inhabit our extraordinary earth are here to delight and enchant young readers (Mom and Dad, too!). Created in rich, glorious detail, illustrated maps give curious kids something to pore over and discover every time, including: Regional maps that clearly show where animals live, plus country names, capitals, and boundaries Large gatefold maps that feature whole continents and highlight the diversity of the world's terrains and natural wonders Special feature boxes on habitats and ecosystems, such as rainforests and rivers An incredible, comprehensive pop-up map of the world that showcases wildlife around the globe--and at a glance Accessible text that's packed with intriguing statistics and dramatic, full-color photography "Record Breakers," "Fact Files," "Wildlife Watch," and "Weird But True" boxes that demonstrate all the wonders of the animal kingdom Youngsters love learning about animals, natural history and world geography, and this book teaches them all about each topic in fun, engaging ways. Kids also learn about sustainability, habitat destruction, and climate issues, so they can become more aware of the world they share with our amazing animal kingdom.